Modern Family Portraits Minneapolis

When I was little, we had 5 photos hanging together in our living room from a family photoshoot we had done with my extended family. We were posed formally, and all wearing coordinating pastels and cream-colored clothing. I had a small eyelet dress, my brother looked like an extra from Miami Vice. I looked at those photos every day for my entire childhood. I can picture it now, our smiles, our interaction. Even though the images were formal and the look is dated, that is how I picture my family all together. That is what photos do – they capture…

Nicollet Island Engagement Photos at night {Katrina + Andy}

I often end up at similar places in Minneapolis for engagement photos, and yet the images I take are so influenced by the people in them that I’m never tired of walking the same steps. Katrina and Andy couldn’t have chosen a better late summer evening – warm billowy dusk into cool, blue skies for some night portraits.